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Pedum spondyloideum
Pedum spondyloideum
Coral Clam
Photographer: Lovell and Libby Langstroth
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0000 0000 0505 0896 (2005-05-11)

Copyright © 2005 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  between 1980 and 1986
  • location   Great Barrier Reef (Australia)
  • family Pectinidae
  • class Bivalvia
  • habitat  Coral reefs
  • notes   Lives in crevices in living coral. The minute eyes along the mantle edge are conspicuous.
  • camera   Nikonos
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

  • common names   Coral Clam
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    May 3, 2013

    Action: changed name from "Pedum spondyloidum" to "Pedum spondyloideum "

    Reviewer's comments:

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